Mercedes-AMG set to crack 100,000 sales for the first time ever - Mercedes-AMG is on track to tape-record sales of 100,000 autos in 2017, for the very first time in the firm's history. The German high performance brand name came close in 2016, taping document sales of "virtually 100,000 devices," according to Mercedes-AMG Chairman of the Monitoring Board, Tobias Moers. Actually, the number was 99,235, which stood for 44.1 percent development.
In Australia alone, the brand name outsold Porsche in 2016, relocating 5286 automobiles in your area-- an increase of regarding 30 per cent on 2015.
Mercedes-AMG set to crack 100,000 sales for the first time ever
" We offer our customers the most comprehensive item profile of all time, with more than 50 various designs varying from the A-Class right approximately the S-Class," continued Moers.
" Clearly, this is being awarded. In 2016, we achieved record sales figures of nearly 100,000 units. As well as in our anniversary year, we once more managed a lightning start-- with double-digit development prices in the initial quarter. That makes us rather positive for the remainder of 2017. Our objective is to plainly pass the 100,000 mark."
Mercedes-AMG has actually definitely delighted in quick development over the last few years, with the A45 hero trim attracting new as well as, importantly, more youthful customers (with a supposed 'A40' model anticipated to join the array quickly), a reality not shed on Moers.
" There has actually been solid demand for our '43' models, for instance, which are focused on new target groups. The exact same puts on our portable '45' designs," he claimed at a media briefing attended by CarAdvice at the Nurburgring last weekend break.
" They have actually made a long-lasting contribution to motivating new AMG clients and also achieving high conquest rates."
Australia is a leading light for the high efficiency arm of Mercedes-Benz.
Inning accordance with Mercedes-Benz Australia agent, David McCarthy, 20 percent of Mercedes' sales in Australia are AMG-branded vehicles and also SUVs, making Australia, in addition to Canada, the two greatest penetration markets for the German producer.